Delivery Driver / Shipping and Receiving

About the Company

Homestead Cabinets is hiring for several Delivery Driver positions. Homestead represents a refreshing, new way of thinking and of doing business. We work hard to produce high quality, state-of-the-art custom cabinetry. We are looking for employees who would like to become skilled craftsmen. Homestead is a company that values its employees and their welfare. Our motto is "We Care," and we emphasize growth of the individual as well as the company.

About the Role

• Meals and hotels paid when on the road
• Most deliveries are during the week (driver usually home on the weekends)

Benefits

• 4-Day Weekends
• One week off every 8 weeks
• Shift: Three 12-hour days
• 1-Hour paid lunch break
• Health Insurance, Dental, Vision
• Homestead pays 50% of family gym membership
• Monthly profit sharing
• Potential $2.00/hr increase when meeting requirements
• Leadership training programs
• Being a part of a fast growing, high tech company
• Paid time off
• Referral program

Requirements

• CDL license with 6 – 12 months experience preferred
• Ability to communicate, receive, and understand complex instructions regarding duties to be performed
• Adherence to good manufacturing principles
• Demonstrate eye for detail and quality-minded work habits
• Curiosity and a desire to learn

Responsibilities 

• Drive truck out-of-state as needed (usually out of town 2-3 days per week with 1 to 2 nights away from home)
• Serve as a liaison between Homestead Cabinet and our dealers in other states (must have good social skills); communicate delivery status and any delays to customers.
• Conduct daily/weekly inspection of vehicles and report any maintenance issues as well as clean vehicles
• Fill out driver logs (accuracy important); turn in necessary paperwork on time and with accuracy.
• Load trailers in an efficient and organized manner
• Help unload trailers once load is delivered (able to lift heavy boxes up to 100 lbs).
• Overtime expected; often required to leave early morning (around 4:00 a.m.) and may have long days, but will sometimes have 3 days off per week to compensate

Physical Requirements

• Ability to frequently move, lift, carry, push, or pull weight up to 75 lbs. unassisted and occasionally lift/move items greater than 75 lbs. with assistance
• Ability to continuously stand or walk for long periods of time
• Ability to work in a noisy environment
• Ability to work in a dusty environment
• Ability to climb stairs and ladders
• Frequently use fingers or hands to grasp, clamp, move, and handle objects
• Frequently squat, stoop, kneel, crouch, turn, pivot, and reach